Link to manufacturer's product page for this model

https://www.asus.com/Laptops/ROG-G701VI/specifications/

Review video

Date of first release:

2016-10-18

Display

Screen size

17.3

Screen resolution

1920x1080

CPU and RAM

Processor speed

2.6 3.6GHz

All processor types available

Intel® HD Graphics 530 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080

RAM

32-64 GB

Graphics card

Intel® HD Graphics 530 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080

Wifi card

Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260

Worked out of the box

Compatibility: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

General OS compatibility - including touch screen compatibility

Display

Wifi

Bluetooth, USB, other ports, etc.

Specialist hardware - for example fingerprint scanners, touch bar, etc.

Compatibility: Ubuntu 15.10

General OS compatibility - including touch screen compatibility

Display

Wifi

Bluetooth, USB, other ports, etc.

Specialist hardware - for example fingerprint scanners, touch bar, etc.

Other

Other notes on hardware and Linux compatibility

Ubuntu linux cannot use the internal drives, but perfectly works from an external hard drive Problem with installation on RAID

Pre-installed OS

Windows 10

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